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Bywater overview

Bywater is a budget-friendly place distinct for its historical sites and live music, and known for its ferries and shops. You'll enjoy the area's riverfront, dancing, and museums. Spend a relaxing day at City Park and Audubon Park when the weather is nice. Make plans to visit the popular Mercedes-Benz Superdome and French Market. Whatever you're into, Bywater has something for you.

Where to stay in Bywater

Bywater offers a wealth of accommodation options for business and leisure travelers alike. There are 266 hotels in the Bywater area and you can shop as many as 97 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 40%.
  • • 51 2-star hotels with an average price of $50 per night
  • • 112 3-star hotels with an average price of $79 per night
  • • 85 4-star hotels with an average price of $100 per night
  • • 7 5-star hotels with an average price of $150 per night

How to get to Bywater

Fly in to New Orleans, LA (NEW-Lakefront), 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from downtown Bywater. New Orleans, LA (MSY-Louis Armstrong New Orleans Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 13.4 mi (21.5 km) away.

What to see around Bywater

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Algiers Ferry Terminal
  • • Steamboat Natchez Dock
  • • Julia Street Cruise Terminal
  • • Port of New Orleans
Live music and museums stand out with top cultural places to visit like:
  • • Gallier House
  • • Historic Voodoo Museum
  • • Louisiana State Museum
  • • Presbytere
  • • Mardi Gras World
For those looking for a souvenir or simply window-shopping, here are some favorite shopping areas to visit:
  • • French Market
  • • The Shops at JAX Brewery
  • • The Shops at Canal Place
  • • The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk
  • • Carolyn Park Shopping Center
Some top sights in the area include:
  • • Mercedes-Benz Superdome
  • • Jackson Square
  • • New Orleans Jazz Park
  • • New Orleans Museum of Art
  • • City Park

When to visit Bywater

Wondering what time of year to travel, or what clothes to pack? Here are seasonal norms to help you with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 76°F day, 45°F night
  • • April-June: 92°F day, 57°F night
  • • July-September: 93°F day, 68°F night
  • • October-December: 85°F day, 46°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 15.3 inches
  • • April-June: 18.9 inches
  • • July-September: 19.5 inches
  • • October-December: 12.9 inches